The table below looks at the statistics for the Excel Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Excel Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Excel Specialist
Rank 945 981 988
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Excel Specialist 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.004% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.004% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 5
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-12.72% -8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99394 108225 115334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83478 88313 93538
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Excel Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Excel Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Excel Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Excel Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Excel Specialist within the UK.

Excel Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Excel Specialist
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Excel Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +34 3 £25,000 -9.09%
London +16 2 £27,500 -
East of England - 1 £24,000 -
Essex - 1 £24,000 -

Excel Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Excel Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Excel Specialist in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (20.00%) Tag Management
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (20.00%) Online Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Pay per click
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint

Excel Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Excel Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Excel Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) QlikView
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Online Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Pay per click
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Tag Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Google